Questions tagged [tag-synonyms]

For questions about tags that mean the same thing and may need to be marked as a synonym. For clear synonyms, use [support]. For synonyms that might be questionable, use [discussion].

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Plot vs. Lore tags - do we need the distinction?

In asking the chat room whether the plot tag would be appropriate for this question, we briefly discussed which tag would be appropriate, plot or lore and whether or not they needed to be distinct. ...
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Shouldn't 'starcraft-2' and 'starcraft-2-hots' be split now that “Heart of the Swarm” was released?

StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm (HotS) was released today, but starcraft-2-hots is still a synonym for starcraft-2. This was already discussed a year ago, but now all information are available and I ...
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Tag Synonym Request: [PS1] -> [Playstation-1] ; [PS2] -> [Playstation-2] ; [PS3] -> [Playstation-3]

In doing research for this question, I found out that the Playstation console tags have a bit too much redundancy in the curent tagging system, with their abbreviated forms not being attributed to the ...
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Minecraft cross-compatible edition tags

So, as Mojang announced at E3, Minecraft is merging Pocket edition, Console edition and Windows 10 edition as one cross-compatible edition. Currently, we have tags for each one of them. minecraft-...
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Rename tags zerg, terran, and protoss to starcraft-zerg, starcraft-terran, and starcraft-protoss? [duplicate]

Currently there are three tags called zerg terran and protoss I think having these current tag names is like tagging things redstone and minecart instead of minecraft-redstone and minecraft-minecart ...
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Tag synonym request: [street-fighter-4] [street-fighter-iv]

Since street-fighter-4 and street-fighter-iv are the same game… I'm not sure about the direction, though. street-fighter-iv is the game's official title, but street-fighter-4 has more ...
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Remove the tag synonyms for [world-of-warcraft] on [wow-cataclysm] and [cataclysm]

There are two tags that are subsets of world-of-warcraft and have been incorrectly made synonyms: cataclysm wow-cataclysm "Cataclysm" is a subset of World of Warcraft, it is not an alternate ...
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Mii Plaza mini games have different names worldwide than in the US, can the tags be synonymised? [duplicate]

The Streetpass Mii Plaza minigames currently use their US names, but worldwide they are known by other titles (see the Mii Plaza Wiki). Can we synonymise these two groups for ease of searching? ...
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Tag synonym request: Grand Theft Auto games, Saints Row IV

As per Should we standardize our tag formatting regarding Arabic vs. Roman numerals?, the official spelling of the game title should be used in the tags whenever possible, instead of replacing Roman ...
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Can we rename the [mgs-5-online] tag to [metal-gear-online-3]?

*As per comments below - I've suggested a tag synonym* I understand that this tag is currently as it is due to it being the online portion of to Metal Gear Solid V, but it's actual title of this ...
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Lower or remove the tag synonym upvote restriction

I tried to create tag synonym today for iphone -> ios, since there is an obvious split on these kind of questions. Although true that iOS encompasses the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, software that can ...
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x-com-declassified and the-bureau

x-com-declassified and the-bureau should be synonyms for x-com-the-bureau. Unfortunately the full game title is too long for a tag: the-bureau-x-com-declassified but both these tags might be good ...
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Tag synonym request: [prof-layton-last-specter] → [prof-layton-spectre-call]

The fourth game in the Professor Layton Series is called Professor Layton and the Last Specter in North America, and Professor Layton and the Spectre's Call in Europe. Due to this we currently have ...
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Tag rename request: [harddrive] → [hard-drive]

Hard drive is two words, and the tag should reflect this. So I'd like to request that harddrive be renamed/made a synonym of hard-drive. See also: Tag rename request: [dragonage-origins] -> [...
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Tag synonym request: Street Fighter tags

As per Should we standardize our tag formatting regarding Arabic vs. Roman numerals?, the official spelling of the game title should be used in the tags whenever possible, instead of replacing Roman ...
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Tag synonym suggestion [tinkers-construct] -> [minecraft-tinkers-construct]

After concluding that Unionhawk is correct and The tagging on Minecraft mod questions is a mess, I thought I'd go about tidying them up a little. Going by Fredly's upvoted answer, we want to get rid ...
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Retag request: The Elder Scrolls series

As per the meta post, Should we standardize our tag formatting regarding Arabic vs. Roman numerals?, the official spelling of the game title should be used in the tags whenever possible, instead of ...
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Expand the Metal Gear Solid tags to reflect 35 character tag limit

Since the 35 character tag limit is long enough for all of the full game names in the Metal Gear Solid series, the following tags should be renamed: metal-gear-solid-2 → metal-gear-solid-2-sons-of-...
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Tag Synonym: [screen-capture] -> [recording]

screen-capture has 4 questions, recording has 25.
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Tag synonym request: [mortal-kombat-9] and [mortal-kombat-2011]

The most recently released Mortal Kombat game is simply titled (confusingly enough) "Mortal Kombat." It's the 9th game in the series, so it's been tagged here as mortal-kombat-9 but in several places ...
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Synonym request for quests: quest

Could someone suggest quest as a synonym for quests?
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Tag synonym request: [gameboy] → [game-boy]

Game Boy is two words, so I would like to request that gameboy be renamed/made a synonym of game-boy.
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Can we change the Metal Gear Solid Series to Metal Gear Series?

On the surface, this seems like a silly question, but why do we have a metal-gear-solid-series tag? Please bear in mind that there is the assumption that users reading this question will have a good ...
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Tag [Economies], [Economy] -> [Economics]

There were only 11 questions affected, both now altered. I tried to set up a synonym so that future "Economies" tags get pushed to the singular again, but discovered I lack the ability to do so. ...
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All [minecraft-mods] are [mods]

@Penguin asked this question on the meta and I answered it, where I specified this: But should we burninate minecraft-mods in favor of mods? It would depend on the community, to be honest. Then @...
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Synonym requests - gta-x > grand-theft-auto-x [duplicate]

Can these be made synonyms? gta > grand-theft-auto (or possibly with a '1' appended) gta-2 > grand-theft-auto-2 gta-3 > grand-theft-auto-3 gta-san-andreas > grand-theft-auto-sa (For the reasons given ...